Sungkyunkwan University

Sungkyunkwan University Ranking

country rank: 5
world rank: 1129

University Overview

Sungkyunkwan University ranking, founded in 1398, is a private higher-education institution located in the heart of Seoul, South Korea’s largest city (population range of over 5,000,000 inhabitants). Suwon-si is home to a branch campus of this university. SKKU ranking is a large (Topuniversitieslist enrollment range: 25,000-29,999 students) coeducational South Korean higher education institution formally affiliated with the Confucian religion, as recognized by the Ministry of Education of Korea. Sungkyunkwan University ranking in Korea¬† provides a variety of courses and programs that lead to legally recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor’s degrees in a variety of fields. For further information, see the degree levels and fields of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This 622-year-old South Korean university has a selective admission process based on entrance exams. Students may use SKKU’s library, accommodation, sports facilities, study abroad and exchange programs, and administrative services, among other academic and non-academic facilities and services.

Sungkyunkwan University Ranking

University Identity

Name Sungkyunkwan University
Acronym SKKU
Founded 1398
Motto Humanity, Righteousness, Propriety, Wisdom
Colours Green and blue

University Location

Address 53 Myeongnyun-dong 3-ga, Jongno-gu Seoul 110-745 Seoul South Korea
Tel +82 (2) 760 1104
Fax +82 (2) 744 2453
Other locations Suwon-si

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
Not reported Not reported
Not reported Not reported

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations
Admission Rate Not reported

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 25,000-29,999
Academic Staff Not reported
Control Type Private
Entity Type Not reported
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation

Carnegie Classification

Facilities and Services

Library Yes
Housing Yes
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Not reported
Academic Counseling Not reported
Career Services Not reported
Institutional Hospital Not reported


Institutional Accreditation

Memberships and Affiliations

Open Education Consortium (OEC)

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